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PRE-MATCH BRIEF: ALBION V LEICESTER CITY

23 November 2018

Linton Rogers
The pre-match brief for Albion v Leicester City.
Brighton & Hove Albion welcome Leicester City to the Amex in the Premier League on Saturday, 24th November, kick-off 3pm.
 
A Golden Boot trophy presentation will taken place to celebrate Glenn Murray’s 100-goal milestone. This will be presented to Glenn by supporter Laurence Roberts after the players have warmed up.
 
Prohibited Items
 
Please note, the club has taken the step to add flasks, cartons and larger bottles – in whatever material they are made from – to the prohibited list from this season. The full list of prohibited items can be found here.
 
Travel Information
 
Trains: Southern Rail have informed the club that they will be operating a full-day match service, to and from Falmer; however, for supporters travelling from the London area, note that the Brighton Main Line will be closed between Three Bridges and Brighton and Three Bridges and Lewes over the weekend. Don’t miss the match, plan ahead – sign up for alerts at BrightonMainLine.co.uk.
 
Southern will be operating a bus replacement service from Three Bridges to Brighton and Lewes respectively, but please check with Southern’s website prior to travelling.
 
Park & Rides: Both Brighton Racecourse & Mill Road will be open from 12pm.
 
Car Parks: The Bridge (Car Park B) and Sussex University (Car Park C) have now completely sold out, and there will be no cash sales on the day. Supporters are therefore advised to use public transport wherever possible.
 
All vehicles accredited to park at the University of Sussex must enter via Stanmer Park, as there will be no entry at Falmer or Knights Gate.

Village Way will be extremely busy and congested, and supporters are advised to avoid this area both pre-and-post-match, unless they have pre-booked parking.
 
Parking: We have no local street parking available to football supporters, as all areas have a residents parking scheme in operation, and enforcement officers will be on patrol.
 
Seagull Travel: Seagull Travel will be running their usual matchday services from various locations, and spaces are available to pre-book via their website.
 
Drop-offs & Pick-ups: There will be no pick-ups or drop-offs along Village Way, or at the Woollard Way (entrance to the Bridge car park), and supporters are advised to use our official drop off and pick up point located at University of Sussex (Car Park 5), located by the Sports Hall.

This drop-off/pick-up point is a short walk through the underpass to the Amex Stadium. There is also a free shuttle bus in operation.
 
All supporters are asked to head to the stadium as early as possible regardless of how they are travelling.
 
Opening and Closing Times
 
The club superstore will be open from 9am and will close at 6pm after the game. The shop is also closed during the match.
 
The ticket office will open from 9am until half-time. The ticket office will be closed during the second half; however, it will remain open for 30 minutes after the match.
 
Dick’s Bar is open from 12pm until kick-off and then after the match until 7.30pm. Please note this bar is only open to over-18s.
 
All concourses will open at 1pm. Post-match, the East and West concourses will close at 6.30pm. The North concourse will close at 7.30pm.
 
The 1901 Club Lounges, HB’s Restaurant, Mullery’s and The Goldstone Restaurant will all open at 12.30pm. All restaurants will close at 7pm.
 
All lounges will close at 6.30pm, with the exception of the iTalk and Mayo Wynn Baxter lounges, which both close at 7.30pm.
 
The fanzone and food outlets will open at 12pm. Fans will be greeted by ‘Plain English’ who will be playing on the bandstand from 1.30pm. The outside bar will close at 2.15pm.
 
In the 1901 Club lounges, Dick’s Bar and concourses, the TV screens will be showing Rotherham United v Sheffield United pre-match, and Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea post-match.
 
Ticket Office
 
Please note this game has now sold out. However, there are a limited number of tickets available through the official ticket exchange available to supporters with a purchase history. Please visit BrightonAndHoveAlbion.com/tickets for more information. Please note tickets must be booked in advance.
 
Club Superstore
 
As part of Albion’s Blue Weekend, the store will be offering a 20% discount on a range of items. Supporters are advised to arrive early to avoid queues.

The two external retail outlets will be open for this fixture. They are situated at the south-east approach T-junction, and north-west corner, stocking a range of souvenirs.
 
Supporters wishing to get shirts printed are advised this is best done post-match to avoid long waiting times.
 
1901 Club Lounge Dress Code
 
We would like to take this opportunity to remind members that the dress code for the 1901 Club is smart business attire for all guests, male and female.
 
Acceptable attire includes smart jeans, smart boots, clean trainers and canvas shoes.
 
Please note that ripped jeans, shorts and flip-flops are not permitted. Hospitality guests dining in either restaurant will still be required to wear shoes; trainers will not be permitted in dining areas.
 
Men must wear a collared shirt or polo shirt. Football shirts, polo-neck and turtleneck sweaters are not acceptable.
 
Only guests aged under 14 may wear Brighton & Hove Albion replica shirts. Away team colours or shirts are not permitted under any circumstances. Please ensure your guests are aware of and adhere to the dress code as entry will not be permitted if they are not dressed accordingly.
 
Unfortunately, we will be unable to reseat 1901 Club members or their guests in general admission areas of the stadium if refused admission to the 1901 Club.
 
Other Information
 
The match predictor is now live on Albion’s app. Download here for iPhone or here for Android and predict the score for the match.

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